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New Minas Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for New Minas (Kentville, NS).

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  1. Devastating fire kills 30,000 chickens at Sheffield Mills poultry farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Truro Daily News

    Wilmar Acres, a producer of broiler chickens in Sheffield Mills, has lost approximately 30,000 chickens after a weekend fire destroyed their barn. All livestock inside the building died during the fire.

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  2. Devastating fire kills 30,000 chickens at Sheffield Mills poultry farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Nova News Now

    Wilmar Acres, a producer of broiler chickens in Sheffield Mills, has lost approximately 30,000 chickens after a weekend fire destroyed their barn. All livestock inside the building died during the fire.

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  3. Grant application requested before Kentville council to consider...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Nova News Now

    ... own children to be if they ran into a financial problem and the choices available," Calkin said. Heather Keddy of New Minas spoke to the lack of affordable housing in the area. She said she works for 60 hours a week and is just squeezing by ...

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  4. Rising Seas: Saint Mary's University prof begins project to focus on realigning dikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Amherst Daily News

    ... consider." A bulldozer levels out soil after a section of dike along the Cornwallis River between Kentville and New Minas was moved and built up as part of flood prevention work to counter climate change projections of water levels. - Ian Fairclough

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  5. Rising Seas: Farmer offers solution to Cumberland floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Amherst Daily News

    Note: Sea levels are rising at a pace unparalleled in modern times and storms are becoming more intense as a result of global warming. This story is part of a weeklong series examining our rising oceans, the impact on our region and what government, scientists and others are doing to track change and mitigate damage .

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  6. Canning entrepreneur launches line of fall-inspired tasty treats with support of CAPRERead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Nova News Now

    ... getting to do what she loves. She works five days a week on her venture, travelling from her home to CAPRE in New Minas with Kings Point to Point Transit. She said it's something that she hopes to be able to do for a long time. Crystal's Pantry ...

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  7. Baby Friendly initiatives happening across the Annapolis ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Nova News Now

    ... Initiative (BFI) is hosting two community playdates at both ends of the Valley. The first event is on Sept. 30 in New Minas at the Cotton Tale Caf from 1:30 to 3 p.m., and the second is slated for Oct. 6 from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Grant Potter Memorial ...

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  8. Dozens protest raids on cannabis dispensaries in the Annapolis ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | GlobalNews

    WATCH: Supporters of medical marijuana in the Annapolis Valley staged a rally in front of Kentville provincial court on Monday, after several dispensaries were recently raided. Alicia Draus reports.

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  9. Cannabis dispensary arrest protested in KentvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Nova News Now

    Shouts, a siren and marijuana smoke were in the air outside the Kentville courthouse Monday as a few dozen people protested the arrest of a woman for allegedly operating a marijuana dispensary. The protesters carried signs decrying Canada's marijuana laws and demanding the release of Heidi Chartrand.

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  10. UPDATED: New Minas car dealership allegedly defrauded of $1.3 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Truro Daily News

    Six people facing fraud-related charges and are due in court this December after a New Minas car dealership was allegedly defrauded of $1.3 million. An RCMP release says two men and one woman were arrested in Kentville, as well as one man and one woman in Berwick, and one man in Canning in the early hours of Sept.

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  11. Kings and West Hants Court Report, Sept. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Nova News Now

    ... 2016 and on May 10, 2018; in Kingston on Sept. 12, 18, 21 and 25, 2017, and on July 12, 14 and 17, 2018; and in New Minas on Nov. 15, 2017. Five more counts of failing to comply with her undertaking and four more counts of failing to comply with ...

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  12. Six people charged after New Minas car dealership defrauded of $1.3MRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | GlobalNews

    Six Nova Scotia residents are facing charges after a car dealership in New Minas, N.S., was defrauded of $1.3 million, related to 26 pre-owned vehicles. Nova Scotia RCMP spokesperson Cpl.

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  13. New Minas car dealership allegedly defrauded of $1.3 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Nova News Now

    NEW MINAS Six people will face fraud-related charges and are due in court this December after a New Minas car dealership was allegedly defrauded of $1.3 million. An RCMP release says two men and one woman were arrested in Kentville, one man and one woman in Berwick and one man in Canning in the early hours of Sept.

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  14. North Kentville man gets five years for sex crime against 13-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2018 | Truro Daily News

    ... of 13." The victim, who is now in her 20s, testified that she met Rouse through her mother, who he had met at a New Minas bar, and that one day told her he had feelings for her and knew she had feelings for him, and they had sex in his vehicle. She ...

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  15. North Kentville man gets five years for sex crime against 13-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | Nova News Now

    ... of 13." The victim, who is now in her 20s, testified that she met Rouse through her mother, who he had met at a New Minas bar, and that one day told her he had feelings for her and knew she had feelings for him, and they had sex in his vehicle. She ...

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  16. Men strut a mile in stilettos to support Chrysalis House in KentvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | Nova News Now

    ... Her Shoes event, which saw men strut in heels for an entire mile in support of the Chrysalis House Association. New Minas rotary president Mark Vardy, left, said, "if this is really what we think is the epitome of female fashion, there is clearly ...

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  17. Evening fire totals garage in Steam MillRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Nova News Now

    ... responded to the call, which came in shortly before 7 p.m., with mutual aid and tanker trucks from Waterville and New Minas fire departments. Kentville deputy chief Scott Hamilton said the garage measured roughly 10 by 20 feet, and around ten feet ...

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  18. Police searching for missing North Kentville manRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Nova News Now

    ... release from Sept. 7 states. Police are asking anyone with information regarding O'Neill's whereabouts to contact New Minas RCMP at 902-679-5555 and quote file# 20181330768. Anonymous calls can be made to Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at ...

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  19. Kings and West Hants Court Report, Sept. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Nova News Now

    Mark Spencer Leefe, 54, of Kentville, has been handed a suspended sentence with probation for committing an assault and uttering a death threat. Leefe was charged originally with using a weapon in committing an assault but pleaded guilty on June 5 to the lesser, included offence of assault.

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  20. Labour Day picnic in Kentville promotes need for federally funded universal pharmacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | Nova News Now

    ... Day picnic at Memorial Park. Here, four-year-old Kellan Thurston of Kentville attempts to send Matt Jordan of New Minas plunging into the water. Brothers Tony and Lenny Barkhouse, known collectively as Tony and Lenny, provide musical entertainment ...

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